Fear Chamber

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Fear Chamber
Fear Chamber.jpg
Directed by Juan Ibáñez
Jack Hill
Written by Jack Hill
Luis Enrique Vergara
Starring Boris Karloff
Music by Enrico C. Cabiati
Cinematography Raúl Domínguez
Austin McKinney
Edited by Felipe Marino
Distributed by Columbia Pictures
Release date
Running time
88 min.
Country Mexico
Language English

Fear Chamber, also released as The Torture Zone, is a 1968 film directed by Juan Ibáñez. It stars Boris Karloff and Julissa.[1]

Fear Chamber is one of four low-budget Mexican horror films Karloff made in a package deal with Mexican producer Luis Enrique Vergara. The others are The Snake People, The Incredible Invasion, and House of Evil. Karloff's scenes for all four films were directed by Jack Hill in Los Angeles in the spring of 1968. The films were then completed in Mexico.[2]

Plot synopsis[edit]

Scientists discover a living rock beneath a volcano. It feeds on the adrenaline of frightened young women so the scientists construct a fear chamber and kidnap young girls to feed the creature.



  1. ^ http://allmovie.com/work/fear-chamber-61386
  2. ^ Stephen Jacobs, Boris Karloff: More Than a Monster, Tomohawk Press 2011 p 503

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